Canoeing on the Nevėžis River

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Way of traveling: Route distance: 26 km Duration of the route: 4 h.

The best attraction during hot summer days is a kayaking trip. During this kayaking trip through Nevėžis river you will be able to observe beautiful cost of the river, to pass several dams of former watermills, to stop to rest in camping sites nearby the river and to visit tourist attractions and cognitive trails which are located nearby the river.

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Duration: 1.5 h. Distance: 12 km
Krekenava Regional Park Visitors Centre Exposition
The visitors centre is the best place to start your trip around Krekenava Regional Park. Here you can get acquainted with the values of nature and culture protected in Krekenava Regional Park. In this unique and interactive exposition you will discover the peculiarities of the Nevežis River and its valley, you will be able to stroke a real bison’s tail, to see the treasures of nature hidden in the natural meadows, to hear the sounds of birds and bats, to smell the forest floor, and to see how people used to live by the Nevėžis River. The employees of Krekenava Regional Park Visitors Centre will not only be always pleased to...
Duration: 30 min.
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Krekenava Regional Park Observation Tower
Wouldn’t it be fun to take a look at the plains of Central Lithuania from a bird’s eye view? Climb 125 steps to the observation deck of Krekenava Regional Park Observation Tower, which is 25 metres high. You will see the nicely curving dark waters of the Nevėžis River, the mazes created by the old riverbeds, the ways of living of the people of Krekenava and its surroundings. You will see the wide plains of Central Lithuania and the landscape enlivened by the Nevėžis valley engraved on them. The Observation Tower is installed next to Krekenava Regional Park Visitors Centre where you can receive thorough help when planning...
Duration: 15 min.
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Duration: 30 min. Distance: 4.3 km
Nevėžis River Valley Cognitive Trail
Would you like to see what the natural wet meadows of the Nevėžis River valley with the labyrinths of old waterbeds look like? Take a stroll on the 1.6 km cognitive trail. During each season the trail looks differently: in winter it is covered with snow and ice, in spring and summer it is full of blossoming plants and life. In early spring, the trail can be flooded and occupied by migrating birds. After ascending the 6 m high tower at the beginning of the trail, you will be able to inspect the area from the above, and get acquainted with the plant and animal species found of the trail which are described on the information boards. Take a...
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 1.5 h. Distance: 10 km